News Releases

HTDC Awards Nearly $2 Million in Grants to Hawaii ManufacturersPosted on August 25, 2016 in NewsInnovate Hawaii
High Technology Development Corp. -- Fifty-one Hawaii companies will soon be able to streamline, improve, and optimize operations thanks to funding from the High Technology Development Corporation through Innovate Hawaii’s Manufacturing Assistance Program (MAP).
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DBEDT Releases 2015 State Data Book OnlinePosted on August 17, 2016 in News2015 State of Hawaii Data Book
DBEDT released the “2015 State of Hawaii Data Book” today. The state’s Data Book is the most comprehensive statistical book about Hawaii in a single compilation.
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NELHA and County of Hawaii Host Energy Storage ConferencePosted on August 16, 2016 in NewsNatural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority
Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority -- NELHA announced today that it is partnering with the County of Hawaii to host a conference on energy storage trends and opportunities in Kailua-Kona on Sept. 12 and 13.
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HTDC Celebrates 5th Anniversary of Wetware WednesdayPosted on July 29, 2016 in NewsWetWare Wednesday
High Technology Development Corp. -- HTDC monthly WetWare Wednesday hits a milestone in August as it celebrates five years of bringing together software designers, entrepreneurs, students, and educators to share ideas and spark new business opportunities.
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Hawaii Foreign-Trade Zone No. 9 Donates New Items to The Institute for Human ServicesPosted on July 28, 2016 in NewsForeign-Trade Zone No. 9
The state Foreign-Trade Zone No. 9 (FTZ9), a division within the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) donated a large truckload (31 boxes) full of new and unused items to The Institute for Human Services (IHS) today.
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Direct Spending by International Students Reached $302 MillionPosted on July 27, 2016 in NewsEconomic Impact of International Students in Hawaii
DBEDT released a report today, which analyzes the impact of international students on Hawaii’s economy. “The Economic Impact of International Students in Hawaii – 2016 Update” shows direct spending by foreign students in Hawaii was $301.9 million for the 2015/16 school year.
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DBEDT’s Creative Industries and Creative Lab Hawaii to Speak at Creative World SummitPosted on July 26, 2016 in NewsCreative Industries Hawaii
DBEDT announced today that Georja Skinner, DBEDT's Creative Industries Division (CID) chief officer, will be speaking at a summit in Washington D.C., hosted by Creative World, an annual gathering of leaders in the creative industries from around the world to collaborate on global initiatives.
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HTDC Awards More Than $3 Million in Grants to Hawaii CompaniesPosted on July 26, 2016 in NewsHigh Technology Development Corp.
High Technology Development Corp. -- HTDC recently awarded $3,273,533 in funding from two grant programs to 13 Hawaii companies to help support development of new products to solve critical issues.
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HGIA Invites Proposals to Finance Clean Energy ProjectsPosted on July 14, 2016 in NewsGreen Energy Market Securitization
Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority -- HGIA today announced its Open Solicitation for Financing Arrangements -- a call for proposals from clean energy developers, financiers, and other industry participants seeking Green Energy Market Securitization (GEMS) fund support for clean energy projects in the State of Hawaii.
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High Technology Development Corporation Announces Three New GraduatesPosted on June 30, 2016 in NewsHigh Technology Development Corp.
High Technology Development Corp. -- HTDC, the state of Hawaii agency that promotes and supports innovation and technology business startups, has graduated three more companies from its successful business Incubator Program at the Manoa Innovation Center (MIC).
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